Average Instrumentation Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary

$80,966
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,250
Bonus
$2,750
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Instrumentation Engineer with Engineering Design skills is $80,966.
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$59k
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$81k
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$125k
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MEDIAN $80,966
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United States (change)
Salary
$59k - $125k
Bonus
$695 - $21k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $10k
Total Pay
$61k - $155k

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Job Description for Instrumentation Engineer

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Instrumentation Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Instrumentation Engineer
Instrumentation & Controls (I&C) Technic...
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Popular Skills for Instrumentation Engineer

Skills in Instrument Control, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation and Distributed Control Systems (DCS) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Analysis and Microsoft Excel.

Pay by Experience Level for Instrumentation Engineer

An early career Instrumentation Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $72,607 based on 28 salaries. A mid-career Instrumentation Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Instrumentation Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $117,179 based on 13 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $111,910.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 64 survey responses.
Early Career
43.8%
Mid Career
20.3%
Experienced
20.3%
Late Career
15.6%